[ syll. (s)he-ri-lyn, sh-eril-yn ] The baby girl name Sherilyn is pronounced -SHEHRAHLAHN †. Sherilyn's origin is English and English-American, and its use, English. The first name is derived from the combination of Sheryl with the name Lynn or the diminutive suffix '-lyn'.
Sherilyn is a form of the English Cherilyn.
Sherilyn is also an English familiar form of the English and German Cheryl.
The name Sherilyn is widely used; it has 21 forms. Forms of the name include Cherlyn, Sharilyn, Sheralin, Sheralyn, Sherileen, Sherilin, Sherilina, Sherilinah, Sheriline, Sherilyna, Sherilynah, Sherilyne, Sherilynn, Sherilynna, Sherilynnah, Sherilynne, Sherlene, Sherlin, Sherlyn, Sherlynn, and Sherlynne.Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of the name Sherilyn.
Sherilyn is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1946, 0.007% of baby girls were given the name Sherilyn. It was #746 in rank then. The baby name has seen a decline in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. In 2012, within the family of girl names directly linked to Sherilyn, Sherlyn was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Sherilyn include Sharilyn (English), Sherilynn, and Sherrilyn.
† approx pronunciation for Sherilyn: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"
A famous person named Sherilyn is Actress, Sherilyn Fenn, born February 1, 1965, Detroit, Michigan.